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1928

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Border (France), 1810–20

This is a Border. It is dated 1810–20 and we acquired it in 1928. Its medium is block-printed on handmade paper. It is a part of the Wallcoverings department.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt and Eleanor Garnier Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

  • Mount (France), ca. 1810
  • cast and gilt bronze mounted on carved wood block.
  • Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Alexander.
  • 1907-1-40

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 66.5 x 28.5 cm (26 3/16 x 11 1/4 in.)

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Border (France), 1810–20; block-printed on handmade paper; H x W: 66.5 x 28.5 cm (26 3/16 x 11 1/4 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1928-2-68

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